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Nov 25, 2 weeks ago

What we learned: Bruins really miss Zdeno Chara

What we learned: Bruins really miss Zdeno Chara

In both a figurative and literal sense, Zdeno Chara’s absence is a big deal. In their first game without their 6-foot-9 captain who is nursing a lower body injury, the Bruins were outmatched against the Senators falling 3-1 on Thanksgiving nigh…

Nov 23, 2 weeks ago

Loss of Chara outweighs loss to Blues

Loss of Chara outweighs loss to Blues

Two days before Thanksgiving, Tuesday’s loss to the Blues showed how thankful the Bruins are to have Zdeno Chara around, even at 39-years old. After a solid first period for the Bruins that saw them jump out to a 1-0 lead behind the franchise’s 2…

Nov 23, 2 weeks ago

What we learned: Blues give Bruins early agita

What we learned: Blues give Bruins early agita

Big week for the home team. Five games in eight days; four at home where the Black and Gold eclipsed .500 for the first time this year and only the second since the beginning of last season. At 4-3-0 at TD Garden – and three straight for the fi…

Nov 23, 2 weeks ago

Despite goal, Backes, Bruins, feel the Blues

Despite goal, Backes, Bruins, feel the Blues

If only David Backes could’ve given his former teammates an extra piece of meat. A night after hosting a few his fellow Blues peers for dinner at his new place in Greater Boston, Backes was on the other side of the ice facing a team that gave h…

Nov 20, 3 weeks ago

What we learned: Bruins ground Jets

What we learned: Bruins ground Jets

You well know about that Thanksgiving fact and playoff teams: Those not in the top-8 into Thanksgiving are not playing after the 82nd regular-season game some 70 percent of the time. Into Saturday night’s contest with the Winnipeg Jets, the Boston …

Nov 19, 3 weeks ago

What droughts? Marchand and Bergeron back on the board

What droughts? Marchand and Bergeron back on the board

No one would know that both Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron were on scoring droughts if it wasn’t for the fact of basic statistical analysis. Watching Bergeron and Marchand play on a nightly basis has been a joy for all loyal Bruins supporte…